Chumba Nala Watershed

To reduce the impact of climate change on climate-sensitive livelihoods in the watershed, NABARD funded ‘Climate Proofing of Chumba Nala Watershed’ in Mandu block of Ramgarh district within objective of:

• Building climate resilience of communities in the watershed area
• Improving on all indices of vulnerability for the proposed watershed
• Improving land use pattern and increasing productivity of land and water resources
• Working on mainstreaming of communities by creating assets for increasing risk bearing capacity
• Overall reduction in emission from the watershed area

The project is operational with SC & ST communities in 4 villages of Mandu block, Ramgarh district benefiting 376 small and marginal farmers. The duration of the project is 4 years.